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Year 8 Computing Curriculum

 

  Topic Further details about the topic
Autumn Term
1 Fusion programming and graphics The students move on to more advanced software (Macromedia) and develop skills in graphics and animation
2 Fusion programming and graphics The students move on to more advanced software (Macromedia) and develop skills in graphics and animation
Spring Term
1 Fusion programming and graphics Using professional software, the students design, build and test their own website and examine Internet technologies
2 Fusion programming and graphics Using professional software, the students design, build and test their own website and examine Internet technologies
Summer Term
1 Programming development and system life cycle

Use Gamemaker to develop programming skills to a high level and the basics of software development

2 Programming development and system life cycle

Use Gamemaker to develop programming skills to a high level and the basics of software development

Assessment

  Topic Type of Assessment
CAT 1 Fusion programming Folder assessment. 
CAT 2 Fusion, Graphics, animation and multimedia Folder assessment. 

Main Resources

Resource Details Term
Equipment Sketch book, Graded Pencils, Paint, and Paper. All
Recommended Websites

www.teach-ict.co.uk

http://scratch.mit.edu/

All

Enrichment opportunities

Activity or trip Day and time or term
Lunchtime Rm9  - Open for general computer use Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday

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